Chemical Name: 3-oxo-L-Gulofuranolactone (Chemical Family: unsaturated hydroxlated gamma-Lactone vitamin
Chemical Formula: C6H8O6
Synonyms: Ascorbic acid; L-ascorbic acid,ascorbic acid USP-FCC, ascorbic acid coated type EC, C-90
INCI Name: Ascorbic acid
Country of origin: Canada
Vitamin C (Absorbic Acid) is a popular anti-oxidant and is a required component in the production of collagen, the tissue responsible for making skin supple. Vitamin C has also been shown to help slow the production of age spots while providing some UV protection.